BLUES TO BATTLE LANCERS IN HOME OPENER

first_imgThe puck is scheduled to drop at 7:00 p.m. Advance tickets on sale here. The game will also be streamed on OUA.tv. The No. 6 University of Toronto Varsity Blues women’s hockey team hosts their home opener this Saturday, October 26 when they take on the Windsor Lancers at Varsity Arena. The Lancers are 0-2 on the season, losing their first two games to the Brock Badgers and York Lions this past weekend. Rookie forward Natasha Athanasakos is currently leading the league in goals and co-shares the point lead, recording three goals and one assist in her first two games. She was also named Varsity Blues athlete of the week for her efforts. Toronto is riding an 11-game winning streak against Windsor, dating back to Nov 16, 2014. The Blues started their 2019-20 regular season, with wins over the Queen’s Gaels and the Ontario Tech Ridgebacks. They look to finish the road trip with another win on Wednesday morning (Oct 23) as they take on the Ryerson Rams at 11:00 a.m.center_img Lancers third-year goalie Jaydlin Spooner holds a 2.53 GAA and .909 SV% through two games. Madeline Albert got the start in Toronto’s first two games and recorded a 0.50 goals against average (GAA) and a .977 save percentage (SV%). This places her second in the league in both categories. Story Links For more information, scores and highlights on your favourite U of T athletes and teams, please visit www.varsityblues.ca. Don’t forget to follow us on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook for the latest and greatest in Varsity Blues intercollegiate athletics. Print Friendly Versionlast_img read more